Aerospace and Defence
Morson are the UK's No.1 aerospace recruiter, supplying the aerospace and defence industry for 50 years.
We currently have over 7,000 blue and white contractors on assignment across the globe.
We pride ourselves on our involvement with some of the world’s most prominent aerospace and defence organisations, having developed good working relationships with companies that are running many of the most exciting aerospace projects the industry has to offer.
In such a diverse industry, aviation and aerospace jobs can take candidates down a wide range of career paths, both internationally and here in the UK. With aerospace jobs required in both military and civilian aviation projects, this dynamic sector regularly throws up a whole host of new opportunities for those interested in working in the industry. Candidates can find opportunities from aviation quality and inspection jobs to aeronautical engineering.
Our aerospace and defence recruitment teams are divided into five specialist sectors - systems and software, design and analysis, manufacturing and production, MRO, and professional services. Dividing our recruitment teams in this way helps us cater for individuals and organisations looking to fill specialist aerospace jobs. Our specialist recruitment teams have a proven track record of being able to locate and successfully place talent across the full lifecycle of aviation and aerospace projects, from the initial design, test and validation stages through to the manufacturing, production and delivery phases. From our extensive candidate talent pool, we are able to source personnel who have vast skill sets, enabling us to recruit individuals that can support the components of each technical area across land, sea and air platforms.
Our dedicated Systems and Software division continues to develop and grow as the demand and requirements for specialist personnel increases. Our team have experience placing systems and software engineering candidates across all areas of the aerospace and defence sector, from complex missile systems contracts, to the integration of sophisticated avionics systems in aircraft and helicopters.
The specialist recruitment consultants that make up our aerospace design team are experts in their field. We’ve got experience sourcing and supplying exceptional individuals for niche disciplines in projects both in the UK and around the world. We work with some of the world’s most prominent and exciting aerospace and defence organisations, who are always on the lookout for candidates of exceptional quality to fulfil challenging new roles.
We have full capability in blue and white collar skills, able to supply personnel globally. With 40 years as the UK's leading recruitment supplier our core disciplines range from manufactuing engineers to jig and tool designers.
We provide resources and line maintenance support from 'A checks' through to 'D checks', service bulletins and engine changes. Other support activites include: process management, fuel tank repair, AOG teams, training and apprenticeships. We work with Airbus and Boeing fleets, military fixed wing and rotary aircraft with over 3000 personnel on assignment. In 2018 Morson expanded our MRO capabilities by gaining EASA Part 145 approvals on Boeing 737, Airbus A320 and A330 aircraft. Our MRO activities are an exciting new part of the business that is growing fast. Morson’s line stations have full tooling provision and utilise the latest and greatest equipment in the business. This includes mobile iPads with Morson’s proprietary aircraft maintenance system “MAES.mobile”.
Our professional services recruitment team completes our 'one stop shop' offering of aerospace recruitment services. We recruit for finance, HR, procurement and business change verticals and have 750 white collar contractors on client sites.
We spoke to Senior Systems Engineer at Thales, Estel Dandridge, who took us through the project and her career...
Would you like to work in a role with real variety, where no two days are the same? Have you got experience and knowledge of working with complex electronics? Would you like the chance to travel the UK and visit customer's sites? If so, we would love to hear from you… Morson International are recruiting for a Service Engineer to work for a large engineering company based in Cumbria. As Service Engineer you will be involved in repairing, installing, decommissioning and servicing electronic equipment based at various customer sites throughout the UK. As Service Engineer you will; Conduct pre-delivery inspection and customer acceptance testing of equipment Install and commission equipment at customer facilities, ensuring work carried out within budget and prescribe timescale Provide continual professional service support to internal and external customers by email, telephone and at location Ensure customer requests are carried out within service contract response times Be able to recognise and therefore provide quicker rectification of recurring faults, reducing down time and maintaining customer satisfaction Coordinate and schedule daily activities in accordance with maintenance schedules and breakdown assistance Frequently travel within the UK and occasionally overseas. To be successful in this role you will hold knowledge and experience of working with complex electronics, ideally being degree qualified in the subject. As you will often be based on-site at customer's facilities, you will be a poised people person who is confident in their ability to provide a professional face to face service to customers. Above all else, the flexibility to travel within the UK is a must - you will always be provided with transport for this and from time to time may get the opportunity to go abroad as well. This is a fanatic opportunity to join a large engineering company where you can play an integral part in providing critical services to key customers! If you would be interested in this role, please contact Taylor on 0117 933 4590 or apply online today.
Have you recently graduated and are now looking to build an exciting career? Do you have an interest in electronics, engineering or systems? Would you like the chance to be mentored by experienced Engineers and work on some amazing, high-value equipment? If so, we would love to hear from you! Morson International are currently recruiting for a Graduate Engineer to join a large engineering business in High Wycombe. In this role, you will join the ILS (Integrated Logistics Support) Team who provide support solutions to products, ensuring that they are maintainable, supportable and dependable enough throughout their life to keep business and project costs low. Working in the ILS Team you will have the chance to work across Reliability & Maintainability, Human Factors, Training, Support Solution Design and ILS Management. You will be challenged and supported to encourage your development as a professional Engineer, having the chance to work towards Chartership if you wish to do so. Once you have built your knowledge of the product range and gained experience of developing products to be supportable, you will have the opportunity to lead on small work packages yourself alongside the Engineering Lead. As Graduate Engineer you will: Assist the ILS Manager in tailoring the scope and scale of ILS activities to meet programme requirements; Resolve customer and supplier queries; engaging with stakeholders to ensure prompt resolutions to supportability issues; Work with Designers to improve reliability, maintainability and usability aspects; Build the Whole Life/Through Life Cost Model to build the business case for new product developments and technology refreshers; Identify cost driving factors during the lifecycle of products and recognise solutions to prevent this; Perform reliability modelling and undertake maintainability analysis to optimise support arrangements; Assist in identifying and mitigating hazards through analysing systems; To be successful in this role you will be a dynamic recent graduate who holds a Bachelor's degree (or higher/equivalent) in any STEM subject. You will display excellent interpersonal skills and the desire to learn, grow and develop a career within a market-leading engineering business. As a trusted communicator you will be confident in yourself to build relationships across the wider business; displaying empathy, support and skill where required. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Graduate to join a business, develop a career and gain professional accreditation! For more information, please contact Taylor on 0117 933 4597 or apply online today…
Job Role: A Software Engineer capable of design and development of embedded and test code for software based Defence applications. The role will involve integration testing with the equipment containing the software under test and suitable skills in this area will be expected. The development languages will be mainly ADA2012 (AdaCore). The specification of the design of the embedded code uses UML and familiarity with an object orientated approach is essential. Key Skills: Knowledge of Rhapsody, Simulink, DOORS and the Rational Team Concert configuration management system would be useful. Experience of working in High Dependability systems would be beneficial.
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